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Laughing Dove, Palm Dove, Senegal Dove, Little Brown Dove

Spilopelia senegalensis


This is a small long-tailed dove. A rufous and black chequered necklace gives it a distinctive pattern and is also easily distinguished from other doves by its call.


This small long-tailed dove is found in dry scrub and semi-desert habitats where pairs can often be seen feeding on the ground.

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Jariyan Al Batnah, Qatar

Spotted on Apr 3, 2015
Submitted on Apr 7, 2015


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